Class Notes 1 for Web Scripting

Learning Objectives: Stress

You will be able to post on Discussion Board inside Canvas.

You will be able to identify why JavaScript is used on Web Pages.



Read Chapter 1

Review W3schools HTML.

Compile a List of Resources that you think will help you setup your online business. You should post at least 10 resources on Canvas under the Resources on the Discussion Board Section.


Topics Covered:

You will be posting your homework on our Web Server and checking your grades on Canvas.

Google Apps & Maricopa e-mail

Troubleshooting HTML & CSS with the Chrome Browser Video

We will be using Notepad ++ a free program you can download. You can customize Notepad ++

JavaScript uses outside the browser

JavaScript's real name is ECMAScript!

What is JavaScript?


What it does
onclick: JavaScript starts by clicking (a link, or form boxes)
onload: JavaScript starts after the page or an image has finished loading.
onmouseover: JavaScript starts by the mouse moving over a link
onmouseout: JavaScript starts by the mouse moving off the link
onunload: JavaScript starts after you leave the page.

3 locations for placing JavaScript's: head or body of an HTML document or an external file.

Script 1
Script 2

<script type="text/javascript">


alert("Welcome to CIS 166");



<script type="text/javascript">


document.write("Welcome to CIS 166");



For an external File place the call in the head : <script type="text/javascript" src="codefile.js" />

(Code file is the name of your javascript file)

You will have Webspace at http://

You will be posting your Final Project to my server or you must give me the URL of the server you will be using. Your Final Project must be a complete website that uses webscripts to accomplish the task you identify in your proposal !



HTML, HTTP, CGI, HTML tags, attributes

Event Driven Language, OOP (object oriented programming), Events, Objects, Properties, Methods, JavaScript



HTML Valid